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Office Address:
National Industries for the Blind

1310 Braddock Place

Alexandria, Virginia 22314-1691

Phone: 703-310-0500

Directions:

Via Metro

Metro’s Blue and Yellow lines serve the Braddock Road Metro Station, directly across from NIB headquarters. As you exit the Metro Station, turn left and follow the sidewalk to the first intersection. Cross the road and go directly to the red brick building just ahead on your right.

Via Bus

Metrobus and DASH services are available at the Braddock Road Metro station: 
Metrobus lines 9E, 10A, 10B, 10E and 
DASH lines AT2, AT3, AT4

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Via Taxi

Red Top Cab and Yellow Cab are the preferred taxi companies for NIB staff and guests. Tell the driver to take you to the 800 block of West Street in Alexandria. You can contact Red Top Cab at 703-522-3333 and Yellow Cab at 703-549-2500.



Via Car
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Parking

Street parking is available on the streets surrounding the main building. Pay close attention to time restrictions, however, as ticketing and towing are strictly enforced. There is also covered visitor parking available by entering the ramp into the garage on the right side of the Braddock Place circle. Follow signs for visitor parking, drive down the ramp and pull the ticket at the gate when entering the garage. Use the ticket to gain access to the 1330 or 1340 elevator and take the elevator to the lobby level. Walk across the plaza to 1310 Braddock Place. When leaving, walk across the plaza to the 1330 or 1340 lobby and take the elevator to B1. Pay at the machine next to the elevator lobby or at the gate when exiting. The rate is $8 per hour with a $12 per day maximum.



Airport Information

Washington Reagan National Airport (DCA) is one stop away from our offices on the Metro. The Metro is conveniently accessible from all gates and all airlines at DCA. Dulles Airport (IAD) is about 30 miles from Braddock Place. Cab fare to Braddock Place is approximately $50 one way. Shared ride services are available.

 

Discounted Hotel Rates at Alexandria Hotels
NIB has negotiated excellent discounted rates at local hotels in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia, near the NIB Headquarters building.  This will help our associated agency employees and other visitors to save money when they travel to the Washington, D.C., area.  The hotels offer complimentary shuttle service to/from the NIB Headquarters office and to Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) and the Metro, as well as complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access and breakfast for guests. 

Crowne Plaza Old Town Alexandria
901 N. Fairfax Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
703-683-6000

To book a room, click on the online booking link (or call 1-877-327-5751).  The Corporate ID #110072853 will already be on lower left corner of screen. Type in the arrival and departure date, and the room availability and the NIB negotiated rate will appear on the screen.

Holiday Inn and Suites Alexandria Historic District
625 First Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
703-548-6300 

To book a room, click on the online booking link (or call 1-877-327-5751).  The Corporate ID #110072853 will already be on lower left corner of screen. Type in the arrival and departure date, and the room availability and the NIB negotiated rate will appear on the screen.

Sheraton Suites Old Town Alexandria
801 N Saint Asaph Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
To book a room, click on the online booking link (or call 1-800-325-3535).  The Corporate ID #223087 will already be on lower right corner of the screen. Type in the arrival and departure date, and the room availability and the NIB negotiated rate will appear on the screen.